Weather in Yosemite National Park in may 2022

The weather in Yosemite National Park in the month of may comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

very bad weather 471.7cm

Weather at 6am
43°F

Partly Cloudy

25%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

7%

Snow showers

5%

Weather at 12pm
54°F

Partly Cloudy

18%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

12%

Snow showers

8%

Weather at 6pm
41°F

Snow showers

19%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

11%

Weather at 3am
36°F

Clear/Sunny

57%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Fog

10%

Cloudy

4%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Yosemite National Park in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Yosemite National Park in may.


The climate of Yosemite National Park in may is very bad

the weather in Yosemite National Park in may is relatively dry (with 2.3in of precipitation over 8 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in april it receives an average of 2.9in of rainfall over 8 days.

The climate is relatively fresh in that area may, but it is liveable by dressing hot. The high seasonal norm is 54°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 40°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in may in Yosemite National Park is 47°F. Note that seasonal normals in contrast with those observed in Yosemite National Park in may with a maximum record of 79°F in 2009 and a minimum record of 14°F in 2016. You can expect to have about 6 days with temperatures below 32°F, or 19% of the month.

In may in Yosemite National Park, the days on average last 14:14. The sun rises at 05:48 and sets at 20:02.



Yosemite National Park: another month?

If you can push back the dates of your trip, we advise you to go in june to Yosemite National Park. more information

May: another location in California?

If you want to go to California in may, there are destinations with better weather than Yosemite National Park:

In may, Los Angeles , Death Valley National Park, Furnace Creek, Hollywood, Napa Valley and Palm Springs have perfect weather.

Furthermore, Big Sur, Oakland, San Clemente, San Diego, San Francisco and Santa Cruz California have good weather.

Finally, Lake Tahoe, Lassen National Forest, Lassen Volcanic National Park, Lava Beds National Monument, Mono Lake and Plumas National Forest have a tolerable climate, but better than Yosemite National Park.

more information about California's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Yosemite National Park in may

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are set from the weather statements of the last years of the month of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 47°F
Highest temperature 54°F
Lowest temperature 40°F
Highest record temperature 79°F
(2009)
Lowest record temperature 14°F
(2016)
Number of days at +65°F 5 day(s)
(16%)
Number of days at -32°F 6 day(s)
(19%)
Wind
Wind speed 16km/h
Wind temperature 38°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.3in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Record daily rainfall 2.5in
(2019)
Snowfall 471.7cm
Other climate data
Humidity 77%
Visibility 9.13km
Cloud cover 25%
UV index 3
Daily sunshine hours 14
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:48
Time of sunset 20:02
Length of day 14:14
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad


How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Yosemite National Park in may 2021:

01-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
47°F to 58°F
02-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 52°F
03-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
40°F to 58°F
04-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
45°F to 59°F
05-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
47°F to 65°F
06-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 58°F
07-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
41°F to 56°F
08-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 56°F
09-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
40°F to 54°F
10-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
41°F to 61°F
11-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
43°F to 61°F
12-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
47°F to 65°F
13-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
49°F to 65°F
14-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 63°F
15-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 56°F
16-05-2021
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
40°F to 49°F
17-05-2021
Patchy rain nearby
41°F to 59°F
18-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 61°F
19-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 54°F
20-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
31°F to 40°F
21-05-2021
Moderate or heavy snow in area with thunder
23°F to 34°F
22-05-2021
Patchy sleet nearby
25°F to 41°F
23-05-2021
Patchy rain nearby
31°F to 45°F
24-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 56°F
25-05-2021
Overcast
40°F to 54°F
26-05-2021
Clear/Sunny
41°F to 61°F
27-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 61°F
28-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 63°F
29-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
47°F to 61°F
30-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
52°F to 68°F
31-05-2021
Partly Cloudy
54°F to 72°F

Map: other cities in California in may

Cities near Yosemite National Park:

Mono Lake in maytolerable weather
Mammoth Lakes in mayvery bad weather
Stanislaus National Forest in maygood weather
Sierra National Forest in maytolerable weather
Inyo National Forest in maygood weather
Big Pine in maygood weather
Kings Canyon National Park in mayvery bad weather
Lake Tahoe in maytolerable weather
Stockton in mayperfect weather
Visalia in mayperfect weather
Sequoia National Park in mayvery bad weather
Sacramento in mayperfect weather
California in may: See full list of cities

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

Legend: Yosemite National Park perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad


Weather data for Yosemite National Park in may:

Weather data for Yosemite National Park for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Yosemite National Park. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Yosemite National Park can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Yosemite National Park.


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